Patriot:  Wright, Morgan

Birth     ca. 1755           Culpeper County, Virginia

Death:      15 Sep 1833   Washington County, Kentucky

Married:
   19 Jan 1792   St. Marks Parish, Culpeper County, Virginia

Spouse:   Elizabeth Threlkeld

                Born:   ca. 1769   Culpeper County, Virginia
                Died:   Jun 1815   Washington County, Kentucky

Service:  Culpeper County Militia

Rank:    Orderly Sergeant


Child/Children

Stephen A. Wright  -    Born: ca. 1805-1810   Washington County, Kentucky
                                     Died: unknown

                                    Married:   25 Apr 1852   Washington County, Kentucky

                                    Spouse:   Jane Elizabeth Head
                                                    Born:   ca. 1833         Washington County, Kentucky
                                                    Died:   14 Feb 1911   Woodford County, Kentucky

Members descended from Morgan Wright:

    Christopher V. Herndon #149973

    Douglas Thomas Collins #175008

    Hunter Scott Collins #178041

    Christopher Chase Collins #178042


Information about Morgan Wright:

AWR Pension Affidavits referencing Morgan Wright as a witness in regard to the service of both William Kelley and Anderson Long.  He is noted in the pension application of Benjamin Sutton as an Orderly Sergeant in the unit of Lieutenant Philip Slaughter circa 1781, and Culpeper County Militia under the command of Colonel Alcock's Regiment (later Nathaniel Welch)